North Carolina Little League District 7 play officially got underway on Monday afternoon.
The Major League All-Star break is approaching and Marion native Greg Holland, the Colorado Rockies’ closer, led all of baseball in saves coming into the weekend.
Team Nebo Barbell competed at the Southern Powerlifting Federation’s Ironman Championships in Gatlinburg, Tenn., earlier this spring, with seven lifters capturing a total of 10 first-place finishes.
The six McDowell Lady Titan softball players who earned All-MAC status have been named to the North Carolina Softball Coaches Association All-District 8 4A team, with two of them taking top honors.
A half-dozen McDowell Lady Titan softball players and a trio of their baseball counterparts were named to the All-Mountain Athletic 4A/3A Conference team in coaches voting released last week.
For the second consecutive month to begin the 2017 Major League Baseball season, Greg Holland has won The Hartford National League Reliever of the Month Award.
A handful of former McDowell Lady Titan softball players had outstanding collegiate seasons in 2017, including one who wrapped up a memorable career and another who was named the top player in her league.
The Foothills Conference spring sports schedule reached its conclusion this week and a lot of the championship hardware is heading to McDowell County.
T.C. Roberson sophomore Will Butcher has been one of the top power hitters in the Mountain Athletic Conference this season. Unfortunately for the McDowell Titans, he picked a most inopportune time to show off his power.
The McDowell Titans placed fifth and the Lady Titans sixth in the Mountain Athletic 4A/3A Conference track championships Tuesday at A.C. Reynolds.
BOONE — Appalachian State football player Teh'Ron Fuller suffered a stab wound during a fight early Thursday morning in the parking lot of an off-campus apartment complex, according to a release from the Boone Police Department.